Autumna elderly care advice blog

Autumna elderly care advice blog

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Care Home Infection Control: What You Need To Know

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Care Home Infection Control: What You Need To Know

June 16th, 2021

Searching for the right care home for yourself or a loved one can be a challenge. Knowing what to expect with infection control measures in care homes can set your mind at ease and help smooth the process.

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Why is eating well important for a healthy later life?

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Why is eating well important for a healthy later life?

May 24th, 2021

What we need from food changes a little as we get older. With 18% of the UK population being over 65, health writer, Rachel Bashford looks at how we can best look after their nutritional needs?

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What is the New Guidance on Care Home Visits from 17th May?

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What is the New Guidance on Care Home Visits from 17th May?

May 11th, 2021

Health writer, Rachel Bashford, gives you the latest care home visiting guidance that will take effect from 17th May. 

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UK Covid Update: Level 5 Rules, Support Bubbles, and Vaccine News...

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UK Covid Update: Level 5 Rules, Support Bubbles, and Vaccine News...

January 12th, 2021

How Will the Latest UK Lockdown Measures Impact Seniors

And Their Families?

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How Much Does Live-in Care Cost in the UK?

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How Much Does Live-in Care Cost in the UK?

December 18th, 2020

If you’re considering a live-in caregiver to help you manage at home, you’ll want to feel assured that services are provided at a fair rate.

By reading today’s blog by Health CopywriterDeclan Davey, you’ll see how the costs of live-in care compare to standard home care.

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Home Care Services vs. Live-in Caregivers: What Are the Pros and Cons?

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Home Care Services vs. Live-in Caregivers: What Are the Pros and Cons?

December 4th, 2020

In today’s blog, healthcare writer Declan Davey examines the differences between home care and live-in care services so that you can get a better idea of which option might be best for you.

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7 Cold Weather Precautions for Elderly People to Keep Warm During Winter

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7 Cold Weather Precautions for Elderly People to Keep Warm During Winter

November 27th, 2020

In today’s article, we’ll share seven cold weather precautions that elderly people and their families can put in place for a more comfortable winter.

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Care Home Visiting Guidance: How to Find Homes with Safe Visiting Spaces

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Care Home Visiting Guidance: How to Find Homes with Safe Visiting Spaces

November 9th, 2020

Our guest writer Declan Davey looks for answers on what impact the new national restrictions will have on care home visits?

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Home Safety Tips for Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

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Home Safety Tips for Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

November 6th, 2020

Autumna would like to thank Lorena Romo for allowing us to reproduce this article which was originally posted on the American website Porch.com but which Autumna feels is equally relevant in the UK.

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